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Koenigsegg Agera RS sets 277.9 MPH top speed record

Sweden's Koenigsegg has claimed the production car land speed record with its Agera RS hypercar. Factory driver Niklas Lilja was the man behind the wheel. He on Saturday drove the customer-owned machine to a new record of 277.9 mph on a closed 12-mile section of Highway 160 just outside of Pahrump, Nevada. Per the standard format for setting a land...

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Wide-body Roush Mustang 729 debuts at 2017 SEMA show

Owners of the sixth-generation Mustang are spoiled for choice when it comes to adding serious stance to their cars. After the wide-body kits from Shelby American and Liberty Walk comes a new design from Roush. Unveiled this week at the 2017 SEMA show, Roush has equipped its wide-body kit on a sweet ride supercharged to the tune of over 700 horsepower. The...

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2019 Ford Focus Wagon spy shots and wagon

Ford's working on a redesign for the Focus and a prototype has just been spotted. The prototype is for the new compact's wagon body style which is unlikely to be offered in the United States. Instead, we're likely to receive sedan and hatchback body styles only, just like with the current generation. (One change, though, is that the cars will be...

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class hatchback spy shots and video

A new generation of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class compact hatch is brewing and we have new spy shots that reveal the complete design. We also have a video showing a prototype on the move. We've already been treated with a preview of the design in the form of the A Sedan concept. Specifically, the concept previewed a new A-Class sedan that's also out...

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2019 BMW X4 spy shots and video

The current BMW X4 was only introduced for 2015 but a redesigned model is already in the works. And judging by the lack of camouflage gear on prototypes, the debut can't be far. The quick replacement rate is due to the X3, from which the X4 is derived, having just been redesigned itself, as a 2018 model. The new X4 should arrive next year, meaning...

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BMW M3 CS spy shots and video

All you M3 fans can look forward to a quicker, more extreme version of BMW's sport sedan benchmark. Our spy photographers this week spotted a lightly camouflaged M3 at the Nürburgring, and some subtle modifications made to the tester suggest that it's for a new M3 CS model. Yes, BMW seems to be making use of its multiple CS trademark...

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2019 Mercedes-AMG A45 hatchback spy shots and video

Mercedes-Benz is working on a new generation of compact cars, and once again there will be a handful of hot offerings from the Mercedes-AMG division. The latest spy shots and video show a prototype for AMG's new A45 based on the next-gen A-Class hatchback. Compared to prototypes for the regular A-Class hatch, the A45 sits lower and sports widened...

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Bloodhound SSC hits 210 mph in 8 seconds in first public test

It was in 2008 that the team behind the Bloodhound Supersonic Car (SSC) announced the goal to not only tackle the current land speed record of 763.035 mph but to reach the staggeringly high mark of 1,000 mph. On Thursday, team Bloodhound took a major step toward reaching the goal. Bloodhound's 44.3-foot streamliner, with current record holder Andy Green...

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